Officer Justin Allenbaugh is getting a new K-9 after the tragic loss of his previous K-9 Jimy.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

ROSS TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — The Ross Township Police Department has a new K-9.

Cadet Tyr is one year old and just celebrated his birthday on Thursday.

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He is living with Officer Justin Allenbaugh, and they will go through a 10-week basic training program together.

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Cadet Tyr will be replacing the void left behind Officer Allenbaugh’s previous K-9, Officer Jimy, who died in an emergency surgery late last year.